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Get LEED Certification For Your Green Building with Thermaxx Insulation

Dec 03 2018
Get LEED Certification For Your Green Building with Thermaxx Insulation

This article was writted by Jessica Freedman, an expert at Thermaxx Jackets

How to Calculate Heat Loss for Steam Pipes

Oct 14 2018
How to Calculate Heat Loss for Steam Pipes

How to Calculate Heat Loss for Your Steam Pipes Many industrial facilities have steam pipes throughout their infrastructure regardless if the facility is a university or a manufacturing plant. Therefore, measuring varying degrees of heat loss is important to save money and protect your steam pipes with removable insulation covers. Understanding how to calculate heat loss is the first step towards...

Preventing the Frozen Pipe Nightmare

Sep 14 2018
Preventing the Frozen Pipe Nightmare

Summer is nearly over, now is the time to prevent pipe line freeze-ups! Frozen piping doesn’t only happen with water lines, there are many other substances and chemicals that are piped within a facility. Some pipes can cause shutdowns of production lines if the line freezes and breaks, creating hazardous conditions and in general wreak havoc!

Energy Savings Performance Contracts & Steam Pipe Insulation

Jun 30 2018
Energy Savings Performance Contracts & Steam Pipe Insulation

Energy Savings Performance Contracts& Steam Pipe Insulation Retrofitting old buildings with energy conserving upgrades can cost a significant amount of upfront capital. Even with the benefit of reduced energy costs and a high return on investment, the upfront cost can be prohibitively expensive.

Decrease Energy Costs in Your Factory by Monitoring Steam Traps

Jun 30 2018
Decrease Energy Costs in Your Factory by Monitoring Steam Traps

Steam systems perform a significant function in many manufacturing plants. As the primary medium of transferring heat throughout the plant, the efficient and proper use of steam can have a considerable impact on a factory’s energy costs. The steam trap is a critical, yet often overlooked, component of the steam system.

Insulating Steam Traps & Other Commonly Overlooked Systems

May 03 2018
Insulating Steam Traps & Other Commonly Overlooked Systems

Although OSHA has strong requirements for overly hot pipes and fittings to be insulated, we often find that some systems are just overlooked. The common offenders are listed below - if you’re not insulating these systems, not only are you losing money, but you may be setting yourself up for legal actions down the road.

Removable Insulation Jackets Installed at WVU

Mar 26 2012
Removable Insulation Jackets Installed at WVU

March 22, 2012